WO2009033695A3 - Connection box, solar panel, contact device, and method - Google Patents

Connection box, solar panel, contact device, and method Download PDF

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WO2009033695A3
WO2009033695A3 PCT/EP2008/007498 EP2008007498W WO2009033695A3 WO 2009033695 A3 WO2009033695 A3 WO 2009033695A3 EP 2008007498 W EP2008007498 W EP 2008007498W WO 2009033695 A3 WO2009033695 A3 WO 2009033695A3
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contact
connection
contact device
solar panel
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Michael Quiter
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Yamaichi Electronics De Gmbh
Michael Quiter
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    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01RLINE CONNECTORS; CURRENT COLLECTORS
    • H01R4/00Electrically-conductive connections between two or more conductive members in direct contact and means for effecting or maintaining such contact
    • H01R4/28Clamped connections, spring connections
    • H01R4/48Clamped connections, spring connections utilising a spring, clip, or other resilient member
    • H01R4/4809Clamped connections, spring connections utilising a spring, clip, or other resilient member using a leaf spring
    • H01R4/4818Clamped connections, spring connections utilising a spring, clip, or other resilient member using a leaf spring adapted for axial insertion of a wire end
    • H01R4/4827Clamped connections, spring connections utilising a spring, clip, or other resilient member using a leaf spring adapted for axial insertion of a wire end with an opening in the housing for insertion of a release tool
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H02GENERATION; CONVERSION OR DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTRIC POWER
    • H02SGENERATION OF ELECTRIC POWER BY CONVERSION OF INFRA-RED RADIATION, VISIBLE LIGHT OR ULTRAVIOLET LIGHT, E.G. USING PHOTOVOLTAIC [PV] MODULES
    • H02S40/00Components or accessories in combination with PV modules, not provided for in groups H02S10/00 - H02S30/00
    • H02S40/30Electrical components
    • H02S40/34Electrical components comprising specially adapted electrical connection means to be structurally associated with the PV module, e.g. junction boxes
    • YGENERAL TAGGING OF NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS; GENERAL TAGGING OF CROSS-SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES SPANNING OVER SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE IPC; TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC
    • Y10TTECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER US CLASSIFICATION
    • Y10T29/00Metal working
    • Y10T29/49Method of mechanical manufacture
    • Y10T29/49002Electrical device making
    • Y10T29/49117Conductor or circuit manufacturing
    • Y10T29/49174Assembling terminal to elongated conductor

Abstract

In summary the present invention relates to a connection box (3) for a printed circuit board (2), particularly for a solar module (2), comprising: a base carrier (4) having at least one opening region (7) and - at least one contact device (10), wherein - the at least one contact device (10) is disposed in the inside of the base carrier (4) such that at least one electric conductor (9) can be inserted along an insertion direction(E) into the connector box (3) through the at least one opening region (7), and can be brought into contact with the at least one contact device (10), wherein - the at least one contact device (10) comprises at least one contact element (11) having at least one resilient connection contact spring (15) and at least one connection element (24), and wherein - the at least one connection contact spring (15) can be resiliently displaced relative to the connection element (24) by applying a force parallel to a force direction (K) such that the at least one electric conductor (9) can be disposed at least partially between the at least one connection element (24) and the at least one connection contact spring (15), and a solar panel, a contact device, and a method.
PCT/EP2008/007498 2007-09-11 2008-09-11 Connection box, solar panel, contact device, and method WO2009033695A3 (en)

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EP20080802058 EP2201609B1 (en) 2007-09-11 2008-09-11 Connection box, solar panel with such a connection box and method for connecting the connection box with the solar panel
US12721073 US20100218802A1 (en) 2007-09-11 2010-03-10 Junction box, solar panel, contact device, and method

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